The richest 20% now controls over 67.4% of all wealth in the country. This redistribution happened while we were being told that inequality was of no great concern; so long as the economy was growing, everyone’s life circumstances were improving.Read More
Why do so many businesses think of employee engagement as a “nice-to-have” versus necessity? And why is the management of such programs often treated as an afterthought or added responsibility undeserving of a dedicated role or department?Read More
An idea market is an online platform that applies the principles of gamification (i.e. the process of taking the concepts used to design games to be engaging and applying them in non-game environments) to idea generation and innovation management.Read More
Mission-driven businesses such as B Corps Seventh Generation and Ben & Jerry’s are finding that having an authentic purpose that resonates with their customers opens the door to exciting approaches to activism that engage their base in powerful wayRead More
Don’t think this isn’t a good time to introduce a carbon tax. Quite the contrary – it’s a perfect time. While we’re at it, oil subsidies should also go.Read More
The HUB shines a light on progressive companies/organizations that are driving change towards a more sustainable economy. We dig deep to uncover what allows innovation to flourish within these organizations. The HUB cuts through the noise to offer a meeting place for a knowledgeable sustainability audience eager to learn about who is truly breaking new ground and how they’re doing it. Get ready to discover in depth sustainability leadership stories that will energize and inspire! Click to see a list of all companies featured in the HUB.
We don’t have the luxury to wait decades for Tesla-styled innovation. We need the next innovative and disruptive business approach and/or technology that solves our climate challenges, NOW.Read More
Great chat with Naomi Klein about her new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. QUOTE: This economic system is failing the vast majority of people and P.S.... it’s also destabilizing the climate..Read More